Torrevieja perimeter closure

The 4 main entrances to the city of Torrevieja will be controlled by the Local Police and the Civil Guard to guarantee the perimeter closure of the city.

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THE 4 MAIN ACCESSES TO THE CITY OF TORREVIEJA WILL BE CONTROLLED BY LOCAL POLICE AND CIVIL GUARD

The 4 main entrances to the city of Torrevieja will be controlled by the Local Police and the Civil Guard to guarantee the perimeter closure of the city.

From 3p.m. on Friday, February 5th, 2021 to 6:00 a.m. on Monday, February 8th, the main accesses to Torrevieja will be closed due to the perimeter closure decided by the Generalitat to reduce mobility and the spread of covid19.

The vehicle entry and exit controls will be located at:

  • Northern section of the N-332 road near La Mata
  • Southern section of the N-332 road that connects Torrevieja with Orihuela Costa
  • CV-95 road
  • CV-905 road

The 6 access roads to the city will also be kept closed with barriers, in order to redirect vehicle traffic to the police checkpoints.

During the past weekend, a total of 125 controls were carried out, identifying 7,534 cars which resulted in 72 fines for violating the prohibition of the perimeter closure.

Around 700 vehicles that tried to enter Torrevieja had to turn around and return to their places of residence.

Frequently asked questions about the Torrevieja perimeter closure:

  1. Can I go to a health centre?

    Yes. Travel to health centres that involve passing municipal limits is allowed.
    Take proof of appointments.

  2. Can I go to work in Orihuela or another town?

    Yes, you can travel to fulfil work obligations as long as you can justify it.
    Take some form of proof to avoid unnecessary delays.

  3. Can I go to the Zenia Boulevard shopping centre?

    If you live outside the municipality of Orihuela then no, since Zenia Boulevard shopping centre is located within Orihuela.

  4. Can I go to the Habaneras shopping centre?

    If you live in the municipality of Torrevieja, then yes, but the establishments of the Habaneras shopping centre that are not considered essential will only remain open until 6pm, with the exception of food, hygiene, pharmacy, orthopedics, opticians, hairdressing services and the sale of animal feed. , who keep their usual hours. Also all cafés and restaurants remain closed.

Controles de tráfico de la Guardia Civil de Torrevieja

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